Warner Home Entertainment released The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford to DVD on February 5, 2008. Andrew Dominik directed the film starring Brad Pitt, Casey Affleck, and Sam Shepard.
‘The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford’ Movie Synopsis
Out in Missouri in the early 1880s, the famed outlaw Jesse James lives the last months of his life; beginning with the Blue Cut train robbery of 1881 until his assassination at the hands of Robert Ford the following April. It’s during this time that James meets the young Ford. Ford tries to befriend the increasingly mistrustful outlaw, but his jealousy gets the better of him, and he begins to plot James’ eventual demise.